From community colleges to high schools and even elementary schools, students are being introduced to the work world through a variety of new programs that blend academics with on-the-job experiences in internships, job shadowing and mentoring programs.
Skills and knowledge matter, but workers must be able to apply them to solve problems in rapidly shifting work environments.
The decision comes after CSU delayed a vote to add a quantitative reasoning course — in addition to 3 years of math — as an admission requirement.
When California voters in 1996 rejected affirmative action, CSU and UC could no longer consider race and ethnicity in admissions, making a huge impact on the public universities.
Other universities in the CSU system and nationwide are turning to San Diego State to develop courses that explore racism and discrimination.
The obstacle is the way.
Don Shalvey takes on challenge of boosting education and workplace outcomes for youth in Stockton area.
The state’s spending plan includes annual funding for California’s only online community college but a loss in a portion of its unspent state funds.
Calbright College, California's new online community college, faces loss of state funds as the state legislature looks for ways to fund other education programs. Gov Newsom and the college's administration stand behind Calbright.
Many California adults have impressive skillsets and knowledge bases that merit college-level credit.
College staff who work with students and understand their needs are key.
Digital fabrication laboratories known as “FabLabs” are at the heart of an effort to produce personal protective equipment for East Bay hospitals and health centers.
Some companies are cancelling summer internships altogether amid the coronavirus pandemic.
The state’s first online community college has encountered difficulties, including opposition from faculty at other community colleges.
The results are the first set of scores for a new test aligned with California’s new science standards.
Family coding events have spurred some districts to increase computer science offerings during the school day.